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Jones County, North Carolina (NC)

County population in 2016: 10,282 (all rural); it was 10,381 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,781
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,343
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,231
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,043 (it was 830 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 472 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Jones County: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (26.9%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (22.7%), Construction (13.9%), Educational, health and social services (12.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 66%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Jones County, North Carolina:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (62.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (30.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
Median resident age:  47.5 years
North Carolina median age:  38.7 years
Males: 4,977  (48.4%)
Females: 5,305  (51.6%)
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Jones County,NC real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Jones County:

2.0 people
North Carolina:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,724 ($30,882 in 1999)

This county:

$35,724
North Carolina:

$50,584

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $418 (lower quartile is $311, upper quartile is $514)
This county:

$418
State:

$670


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $95,808 (it was $65,400 in 2000)
Jones:

$95,808
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $63,343 - $176,160

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $154,125
Here:

$154,125
State:

$235,833

Townhouses or other attached units: $212,156
Here:

$212,156
State:

$191,052

Mobile homes: $82,293
Here:

$82,293
State:

$74,306
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,038
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $347

Institutionalized population: 83

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 48
  • Thefts: 84
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 63 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2009: 31 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 2010: 51 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $170,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $838 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $600 (0.8%)

Jones County household income distribution in 2009 Jones County home values distribution Jones County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.8%
Jones County:

20.8%
North Carolina:

15.4%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Black residents, 49.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.2% for other race residents, 28.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 47.5 years old
(Males: 44.1 years old, Females: 49.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.0 years old, Black residents: 49.4 years old, American Indian residents: 70.7 years old, Asian residents: 64.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.2 years old, Other race residents: 28.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jones County is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $544 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $753 a month.

Cities in this county include: Maysville, Pollocksville, Trenton.

Jones County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Bradley County, Tennessee , McKinley County, New Mexico , Gibson County, Tennessee , Pontotoc County, Oklahoma , Scotland County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 379
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 330 (23.0% naturalized citizens)

Jones County:

3.2%
Whole state:

7.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 10
  • 2000 to 2009: 161
  • 1990 to 1999: 52
  • 1980 to 1989: 51
  • 1970 to 1979: 35
  • Before 1970: 30
Note: State values scaled to Jones County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 27.5%

Jones County marital status for males Jones County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,039
  • One, attached: 58
  • Two: 84
  • 3 or 4: 51
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 or more: 33
  • Mobile homes: 1,596
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Jones County with a mortgage: 1,560 (57 second mortgage, 153 home equity loan, 13 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,483

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

63.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Jones County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,83615
Black Protestant1,20711
Mainline Protestant83110
None6,279-
Jones County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Jones County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Jones County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Jones County:

13.4%
North Carolina:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Jones County:

31.8%
State:

28.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.0%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Jones County:

Average size of farms: 494 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $582,644
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $389.56
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.47%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $529,741
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 65.24%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.68%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $174,258
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 77.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.82
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.65%
Corn for grain: 6494 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5064 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 27856 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 10339 harvested acres
Vegetables: 49 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 16 acres

Earthquake activity:

Jones County-area historical earthquake activity is below North Carolina state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.6 miles away from Jones County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 216.9 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 178.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 208.6 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 302.3 miles away from Jones County center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 234.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3380: October 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 3380, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4285: October 10, 2016, FEMA Id: 4285, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3327: August 25, 2011, FEMA Id: 3327, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 01, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4019: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4019, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Severe Storms, Flooding, and Straight-line Winds associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole, Incident Period: September 27, 2010 to October 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1942: October 14, 2010, FEMA Id: 1942, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Storm, Flood, Wind
  • North Carolina Hurricane Earl, Incident Period: September 01, 2010 to September 04, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3314: September 01, 2010, FEMA Id: 3314, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Ophelia, Incident Period: September 11, 2005 to September 17, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1608: October 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 1608, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Ophelia, Incident Period: September 11, 2005 to September 17, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3254: September 14, 2005, FEMA Id: 3254, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3222: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3222, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • North Carolina Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to September 26, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1490: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1490, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Jones County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 14, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (48%)
  • Honduras (16%)
  • Guatemala (12%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Jones County (%):

  • English (14%)
  • American (13%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • German (4%)
  • African (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Jones County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,570 (73.4%)
  • Carpooled: 118 (5.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 82 (3.8%)
  • Walked: 157 (7.3%)
  • Worked at home: 224 (10.5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Jones County, North Carolina in 2000:

  • 99 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Jones County, North Carolina in 2010:

  • 59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,798.

8.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,493 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
North Carolina average:

7.13%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.11% relocated from other counties in North Carolina ($19,887 average AGI)
2.36% relocated from other states ($10,603 average AGI)
Jones County:

2.36%
North Carolina average:

3.45%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Onslow County, NC  2.08% ($29,716 average AGI)
from Craven County, NC  1.23% ($27,773)
from Lenoir County, NC  0.95% ($25,647)
from Duplin County, NC  0.34% ($22,667)
from Carteret County, NC  0.28% ($39,200)


8.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.26%
North Carolina average:

6.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.24% relocated to other counties in North Carolina ($19,622 average AGI)
2.02% relocated to other states ($7,204 average AGI)
Jones County:

2.02%
North Carolina average:

3.07%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Craven County, NC  1.94% ($29,884 average AGI)
to Onslow County, NC  1.35% ($22,583)
to Lenoir County, NC  0.79% ($21,214)
to Pitt County, NC  0.28% ($28,300)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Births per 1000 population in Jones County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Jones County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Jones County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 21.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jones County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Jones County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,987 (1,553 aged, 434 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 257 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Jones County, North Carolina in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (161)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (142)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (94)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (90)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (76)
  • Unspecified dementia (64)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (52)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (40)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (38)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (34)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 815
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 980
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 39

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,282
  • In family households: 8,615 (1,559 male householders, 1,299 female householders)
    2,090 spouses, 2,541 children (2,136 natural, 127 adopted, 286 stepchildren), 346 grandchildren, 191 brothers or sisters, 142 parents, 216 other relatives, 219 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,540 (513 male householders (491 living alone)), 833 female householders (736 living alone)), 185 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 123

Size of family households: 1,603 2-persons, 648 3-persons, 285 4-persons, 156 5-persons, 139 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,228 1-person, 115 2-persons, 4 3-persons.

1,006 married couples with children.
568 single-parent households (177 men, 391 women).

95.1% of residents of Jones speak English at home.
3.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $77,525,000 ($7,451 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,471,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $33,506,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,931,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,379,000
Federal grants: $20,765,000
Federal procurement contracts: $704,000 ($382,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,239,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $224,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,915,000
Federal Government insurance: $37,511,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 477
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 635
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

44 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +50
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +18
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Jones County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.79 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 8
  • 2010 to 2013: 173
  • 2000 to 2009: 715
  • 1990 to 1999: 881
  • 1980 to 1989: 688
  • 1970 to 1979: 789
  • 1960 to 1969: 491
  • 1950 to 1959: 446
  • 1940 to 1949: 331
  • 1939 or earlier: 367
Note: State values scaled to Jones population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Jones County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Jones County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 76
  • 4 rooms: 372
  • 5 rooms: 706
  • 6 rooms: 702
  • 7 rooms: 612
  • 8 rooms: 295
  • 9+ rooms: 241
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 32
  • 3 rooms: 156
  • 4 rooms: 312
  • 5 rooms: 358
  • 6 rooms: 199
  • 7 rooms: 66
  • 8 rooms: 45
  • 9+ rooms: 12
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Jones County, North Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Jones County population
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 14
  • 2 bedrooms: 625
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,823
  • 4 bedrooms: 430
  • 5+ bedrooms: 117
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 96
  • 2 bedrooms: 491
  • 3 bedrooms: 513
  • 4 bedrooms: 80
  • 5+ bedrooms: 3
Cars and other vehicles available in Jones County, North Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Jones County population
  • no vehicle: 90
  • 1 vehicle: 967
  • 2 vehicles: 946
  • 3 vehicles: 760
  • 4 vehicles: 136
  • 5+ vehicles: 130
  • no vehicle: 166
  • 1 vehicle: 418
  • 2 vehicles: 435
  • 3 vehicles: 137
  • 4 vehicles: 25
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

89% of Jones County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in North Carolina.

Jones County:

89.2%
State average:

84.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,759
  • Other state: 2,093
  • Northeast: 698
  • Midwest: 260
  • South: 908
  • West: 224

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Jones County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (68.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.1%)
  • Utility gas (2.7%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)
  • Electricity (86.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.5%)
  • Utility gas (4.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 154
Here:

16.8%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 107
Here:

23.6%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 27
Here:

6.2%
North Carolina:

17.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Jones County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,770,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $299,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $13,019,000
    General - Other: $4,881,000
    Welfare - Other: $2,080,000
    Health Services - Other: $809,000
    Liquor Stores: $636,000
    Police Protection: $530,000
    Sewerage: $375,000
    Central Staff Services: $346,000
    Financial Administration: $323,000
    Solid Waste Management: $306,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $219,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $165,000
    Water Utilities: $161,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Libraries: $93,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $79,000
    Corrections - Other: $61,000
    Parks & Recreation: $61,000
    Fire Protection: $44,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $63,000
    Health: $4,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Welfare: $526,000
    General: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $143,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $75,000
    Fire Protection: $67,000
    Health - Other: $61,000
    General - Other: $40,000
    General Public Building: $31,000
    Police Protection: $28,000
    Central Staff: $16,000
    Water Utilities: $13,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Natural Resource - Other: $2,000
    Welfare - Other: $2,000
    Judicial: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,875,000

Jones County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,919,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $160,000
    All Other: $125,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $4,679,000
    All Other: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $139,000
    Interest Earnings: $135,000
    Rents: $19,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,251,000
    Liquor Stores: $639,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $12,420,000
    Public Welfare: $1,849,000
    Health & Hospitals: $377,000
    General Support: $359,000
    All Other: $332,000
    Housing & Community Development: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,733,000
    Total General Sales: $1,030,000
    NEC: $160,000

Jones County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,070,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 388
  • Number of aged recipients: 80
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 308
  • Number of recipients under 18: 59
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 198
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 131
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 198
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 153
Jones County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Jones County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Jones County, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10472.1 years
William9571.6 years
John8273.0 years
Mary7575.3 years
George5675.9 years
Robert5372.4 years
Annie3779.2 years
Charles2869.5 years
Edward2770.9 years
Joseph2769.6 years
Most common last names in Jones County, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones9572.7 years
Smith6174.6 years
Hill5374.3 years
Banks4877.4 years
Meadows4471.9 years
Mallard4277.7 years
Mills3972.7 years
Riggs3973.9 years
Simmons3976.6 years
Collins3774.0 years

Businesses in Jones County, NC

  • Ford: 1
  • Hardee's: 1
  • Subway: 2